Sermon Illustrations

Trekkie fans – familiar with Tuvok and his Vulcan mind meld. By placing his fingers strategically on another’s face their thoughts become his thoughts and the Vulcan would say, “Our minds are one.”

This is the picture language of Fellowship in this text. They were a living, breathing organism that pulsated with one singular focus and purpose as they fed off each other. It is to know the apostle’s words of 1 Corinthians 12:26 where, using the human body as an example of how the church should relate to its members, “If one part suffers all the parts suffer with it.”